The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Load Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 649 819 717
Rank change year-on-year +170 -102  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 194 128 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 161 120 185
Median salary £45,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -12.35%  

Load Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Load Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in England

Load Testing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing in England.

Salary trend for Load Testing in England

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in England

Load Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +101 78 £60,000 - 16
South East +67 39 £35,000 -12.50% 12
South West +47 36 £35,000 +7.69% 3
East of England +35 21 £47,500 +39.70% 2
North West -4 9 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands - 8 £45,500 - 4
Yorkshire +16 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
East Midlands +4 1 £30,000 -23.07% 1
North East +4 1 £31,000 +3.33%
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 211 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (33.41%) Selenium
3 138 (30.13%) SQL
4 120 (26.20%) QA
5 112 (24.45%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (23.36%) C#
7 105 (22.93%) ISTQB
8 101 (22.05%) BDD
9 100 (21.83%) Test Automation
9 100 (21.83%) JavaScript
10 97 (21.18%) Java
11 89 (19.43%) ISEB
11 89 (19.43%) AngularJS
12 88 (19.21%) Performance Testing
13 87 (19.00%) Cucumber
14 86 (18.78%) Linux
15 83 (18.12%) Finance
16 82 (17.90%) DevOps
17 80 (17.47%) Web Services
18 79 (17.25%) JIRA
19 78 (17.03%) Regression Testing
20 77 (16.81%) Non-Functional Testing
21 75 (16.38%) .NET
22 73 (15.94%) Jenkins
23 72 (15.72%) Software Testing
24 70 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (15.07%) HTML
25 69 (15.07%) XML
25 69 (15.07%) Security Testing
26 67 (14.63%) Scrum

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (12.88%) CMS
2 31 (6.77%) Umbraco
3 22 (4.80%) Confluence
4 18 (3.93%) WordPress
5 16 (3.49%) IIS
6 12 (2.62%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.18%) Apache
8 8 (1.75%) nginx
8 8 (1.75%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.22%) Tornado
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.02%) SaaS
3 20 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (4.37%) Amazon S3
4 15 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (2.18%) Route 53
8 9 (1.97%) Google App Engine
9 8 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (1.31%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.87%) Akamai
13 3 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.66%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.66%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.11%) Internet
2 18 (3.93%) Firewall
3 16 (3.49%) HTTP
4 12 (2.62%) WAN
5 6 (1.31%) ATM
5 6 (1.31%) DNS
5 6 (1.31%) SSL
6 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.44%) FTP
7 2 (0.44%) LAN
7 2 (0.44%) SMTP
7 2 (0.44%) VoIP
7 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.22%) Intranet
8 1 (0.22%) LTE
8 1 (0.22%) MPLS
8 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.77%) MySQL
3 24 (5.24%) Big Data
4 21 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.97%) BigQuery
8 5 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.87%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.87%) Redis
10 3 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.66%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.66%) Riak
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 153 (33.41%) Selenium
2 87 (19.00%) Cucumber
3 79 (17.25%) JIRA
4 73 (15.94%) Jenkins
5 61 (13.32%) JMeter
6 60 (13.10%) Git (software)
7 54 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 49 (10.70%) SpecFlow
9 41 (8.95%) WebDriver
10 39 (8.52%) Grunt
11 32 (6.99%) Visual Studio
12 29 (6.33%) Appium
13 19 (4.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (3.93%) SoapUI
14 18 (3.93%) WATIR
15 17 (3.71%) Calabash
15 17 (3.71%) LoadRunner
16 16 (3.49%) Gatling
16 16 (3.49%) HP UFT
17 14 (3.06%) The Grinder
General
1 83 (18.12%) Finance
2 27 (5.90%) Games
3 17 (3.71%) Legal
4 16 (3.49%) Publishing
5 15 (3.28%) Retail
6 14 (3.06%) Back Office
7 11 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.75%) Marketing
9 5 (1.09%) Banking
10 3 (0.66%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (20.31%) Developer
2 76 (16.59%) Analyst
3 58 (12.66%) Test Analyst
4 56 (12.23%) Test Engineer
5 51 (11.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (10.48%) Tester
7 40 (8.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 37 (8.08%) Test Manager
9 32 (6.99%) C# Developer
10 28 (6.11%) Test Automation Engineer
11 27 (5.90%) Test Leader
12 26 (5.68%) Angular Developer
12 26 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
12 26 (5.68%) QA Tester
13 25 (5.46%) QA Leader
14 24 (5.24%) QA Analyst
15 22 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (4.80%) Support Engineer
16 17 (3.71%) Administrator
16 17 (3.71%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.43%) AngularJS
2 80 (17.47%) Web Services
3 75 (16.38%) .NET
4 69 (15.07%) HTML
4 69 (15.07%) XML
5 65 (14.19%) CSS
6 56 (12.23%) JSON
7 51 (11.14%) Ajax
8 48 (10.48%) Node.js
9 47 (10.26%) HTML5
10 39 (8.52%) ASP.NET
10 39 (8.52%) React
11 37 (8.08%) Backbone.js
11 37 (8.08%) jQuery
12 33 (7.21%) REST
13 32 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (6.55%) Sass
14 30 (6.55%) SignalR
14 30 (6.55%) WebSockets
15 23 (5.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (12.01%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.17%) User Experience
4 41 (8.95%) Data Structures
5 39 (8.52%) Algorithms
5 39 (8.52%) Mobile App
6 26 (5.68%) Fintech
7 15 (3.28%) Mobile Payment
8 12 (2.62%) Xbox
9 10 (2.18%) Spread Betting
10 6 (1.31%) iPad
10 6 (1.31%) Life Science
11 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.09%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.44%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.44%) Replication
12 2 (0.44%) Tandem
12 2 (0.44%) Wiki
13 1 (0.22%) CMDB
13 1 (0.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 86 (18.78%) Linux
2 51 (11.14%) Windows
3 10 (2.18%) CentOS
4 9 (1.97%) Android
4 9 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.53%) Kali Linux
7 6 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.09%) Unix
9 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (24.45%) Continuous Integration
3 101 (22.05%) BDD
4 100 (21.83%) Test Automation
5 88 (19.21%) Performance Testing
6 82 (17.90%) DevOps
7 78 (17.03%) Regression Testing
8 77 (16.81%) Non-Functional Testing
9 72 (15.72%) Software Testing
10 69 (15.07%) Security Testing
11 67 (14.63%) Scrum
12 62 (13.54%) Test Scripting
13 60 (13.10%) Functional Testing
14 54 (11.79%) Exploratory Testing
14 54 (11.79%) Performance Tuning
14 54 (11.79%) TDD
15 53 (11.57%) Test Strategy
16 52 (11.35%) MVC
17 50 (10.92%) Web Development
18 44 (9.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 138 (30.13%) SQL
2 107 (23.36%) C#
3 100 (21.83%) JavaScript
4 97 (21.18%) Java
5 55 (12.01%) Python
6 38 (8.30%) Ruby
7 30 (6.55%) TypeScript
8 25 (5.46%) Perl
9 20 (4.37%) PHP
10 19 (4.15%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.71%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 14 (3.06%) C++
14 13 (2.84%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.97%) C
16 8 (1.75%) Scala
17 7 (1.53%) Go
18 3 (0.66%) Groovy
19 2 (0.44%) Erlang
19 2 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (22.93%) ISTQB
2 89 (19.43%) ISEB
3 41 (8.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 37 (8.08%) Degree
5 20 (4.37%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.62%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (26.20%) QA
2 9 (1.97%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.75%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.66%) SEPA
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (4.37%) Active Directory
1 20 (4.37%) Docker
2 16 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.87%) vCloud
5 3 (0.66%) Varnish
6 2 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.44%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.22%) HDFS
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (6.99%) Puppet
2 24 (5.24%) Ansible
3 13 (2.84%) Salt
4 11 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.97%) Perfmon
6 8 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.53%) Nagios
8 6 (1.31%) Kibana
8 6 (1.31%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.09%) Terraform
10 4 (0.87%) Mesos
11 3 (0.66%) Ambari
11 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.44%) Grafana
12 2 (0.44%) Marathon
13 1 (0.22%) Consul
13 1 (0.22%) Packer
13 1 (0.22%) Rancher
13 1 (0.22%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 60 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.37%) HP
3 19 (4.15%) IBM
4 18 (3.93%) Perforce
4 18 (3.93%) VMware
5 13 (2.84%) Oracle
5 13 (2.84%) SAP
6 11 (2.40%) Google
7 10 (2.18%) New Relic
8 9 (1.97%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.97%) Tableau
9 8 (1.75%) Telerik
10 7 (1.53%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.87%) ATG
11 4 (0.87%) Demandware
11 4 (0.87%) hybris
11 4 (0.87%) RedGate
12 3 (0.66%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.44%) Citrix
13 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7% pension / Private Health 25 - 3
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + top benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Pension, training
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Altus Analytics
Posted: 20 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £49,000 per annum + 5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensi
Posted: 26 days ago